- Tower of Power
- Funk/ Jazz/ Soul
Oakland-based American brass-funk band from California formed in 1968. Current line-up features Emilio Castillo - backing/ lead vocals, Stephen Kupka - saxophone/ songwriting, Francis Prestia - bass, David Garibaldi - drums, Larry Braggs - vocals, Roger Smith - keys, Tom E. Politzer - saxophone, Adolfo Acosta - trumpet, Michael Bogart - trumpet/ trombone/ flugelhorn and Mark Harper - bass.
Key albums include "East Bay Grease", "Back to Oakland" and "Urban Renewal". US hits include "Don't Change Horses (In The Middle of the Stream)" and "So Very Hard To Go".